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The Harbour Bistro

5-6 Harbour Road, Portrush BT56 8DF, Northern Ireland
+44 28 7082 2430
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good21%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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5-6 Harbour Road, Portrush BT56 8DF, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I have been a customer of the various Ramore Restaurants for about 25 years, today we went to the bistro for Sunday lunch and I can honestly say that it was the best meal I’ve had in any of the restaurants. The staff were amazing,...More

Thank garypdavis
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Wonderful atmosphere, superb food, delicious pink gins, very friendly staff, particularly the charismatic, wonderful and worlds BEST barman Willy Gregg. You will be missing out if you don’t visit and I Can’t wait to return.

Thank dobbielondon
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had lunch in the Harbour Bistro over the Easter holidays. It opened its doors at 2pm and I have never seen a restaurant fill up so quickly. The food was beautiful and the menu was filled with a superb choice. A great place. Look forward...More

Thank TheWintersBangor
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Such a disappointment in the usually professional and friendly staff. Having been a faithful customer for the past 20 odd years, I brought my son and soon to be daughter-in-law (from Bonny Scotland) for a meal yesterday evening. Was told on arrival, that it would...More

3  Thank Jennifer639_12
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Recommended by our host, superb food, plenty of choice with a lively atmosphere. Staff very attentive. We chose the fish pie and the bang bang chicken giro, all delicious and arrived without too long a wait. Reasonable prices for both food and wine. This is...More

Thank Dana W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had the grilled salmon and the seafood thermidor, both of which were great. Nicely decorated bar and grill with a lively atmosphere. Very busy at the weekend as a result, expect to wait for an hour before sitting to eat. Could probably do with...More

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I mean that literally because if I had died right after dessert I would have went out on a high (sugar high). We had some wonderful steaks here and the cheesecake was amazing. A very very busy place but service was still speedy and very...More

Thank Deathshrimp
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Neither I nor my wife have ever been disappointed with the food here. We make the Harbour our first port of call when going for a meal.

Thank Simon T
Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

Six of us ate here on Saturday evening. We shared nachos to start and then all had a fillet steak. The steak was by far the best steak I have had and amazing value for money. Excellent service from friendly staff. We can't wait to...More

Thank dj05
Reviewed 11 March 2018

Friday night was quite busy although it was not a season time. We had to wait 45 mins but there is a gin bar upstairs which made the experience very nice. The food in the bistro is good, the staff helpful. Onions were too salty...More

Thank Margarita H
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6 October 2017|
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Response from Alistair M |
Yeah, they do. Got them with our tonight.
23 June 2017|
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Response from EugeneBelfast | Reviewed this property |
Don't know sorry
Tudy A
8 August 2015|
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Response from ccsnix | Reviewed this property |
Yes. They are the same building. The bar is a small traditional pub at the front and facing the harbour. which is connected to the much larger Bistro.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:45 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5-6 Harbour Road, Portrush BT56 8DF, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Antrim  >  Portrush
  • Phone Number: +44 28 7082 2430
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